Al Farrington

Al, Senior Business Development Director at Restless Development, oversees the agency’s diverse income streams, including institutional funding, trusts and foundations, corporate partnerships and sponsorships, major donors, events fundraising, individual giving, and the communications function.

With 18 years of experience in development, spanning programs, partnerships, business development, and communications, Al brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the role. His role focuses on enhancing income quality, generating more flexible funding, and elevating Restless Development’s external profile among partners and supporters. 

Al has 2 young children, so can usually be found in South London carrying a bike, 2 scooters and 8 croissants. He also hosts a monthly radio show on